The following is an article posted today on the tsn.ca website:
"Hamilton, Ontario – The Hamilton Tiger-Cats announced today that the team has signed non-import defensive back Nick Burns and import defensive end Aaron Cotteral.
Burns, a 6-1, 209-pound product of McMaster played five seasons (2002-06) with the McMaster University Marauders. In 22 career games he made 51.5 total tackles (44 solo), one interception, one forced fumble and four quarterback sacks.
Cotteral, a 6-1, 226-pound native of Simpsonville, South Carolina spent four seasons at Lenoir-Rhyne where he recorded 124 total tackles (57 solo), two forced fumbles, one blocked kick and 14 quarterback sacks. Cotteral garnered an All-South Atlantic Conference selection as a senior."